Aspen Hat by Jesie Ostermiller

Aspen Hat

August 2017
Sagebrush Studios Uinta
Mountain Meadow Wool Alpine DK
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
180 - 240 yards (165 - 219 m)
Small, Medium and Large
Flag of English English
This pattern is available for $4.00 USD buy it now

Inspired by the golden Aspen groves of autumn, this delightful beanie will knit up quickly and keep you warm all winter. The colorwork is made up of easy 4-st repeats with no more than 2 colors per row, perfect for beginners and experienced knitters alike.

Notes: This hat is knit in the round from the brim up, changing to dpns when needed. The colorwork is fully charted.

Finished Measurements
Large: 23” circumference
Medium: 21” circumference
Small: 19” circumference

Yarn: Sagebrush Studios Uinta (100% Mountain Merino); 260 yards 238 meters / 3.5 oz 100 grams; 1 skein in Quaking Aspen Dark (A); 1 skein in Quaking Aspen Light (B), 1 skein in Bur Oak Dark (C)
NOTE: (Sagebrush Studios is a small indie dyer based in Cache Valley, Utah ( For those who may not have access to her yarn, the Uinta base is comparable to Mountain Meadow Wool’s Alpine DK. If substituting yarn consider these factors: 1) Look for a yarn that will allow you to achieve a gauge of 5 sts/inch (typically a worsted weight), and 2) this pattern uses approximately 70-80 yards of each color)

Notions: Stitch markers (m)

Gauge: 20 sts and 26 rows = 4” in St st on
larger needles
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.